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(p. 237) Why Do Babies Cry? 

(p. 237) Why Do Babies Cry?
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(p. 237) Why Do Babies Cry?
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Donald W. Winnicott

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10.1093/med:psych/9780190271343.003.0037
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date: 23 October 2018

In this essay, Winnicott deals with the different reasons that babies cry. He stresses the importance of recognizing the value of crying because babies cry when they feel anxious or insecure, and their crying brings appropriate adult response.

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